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Table 1 Comparison of agreement for HPV detection in urine versus cells, for E7-MPG and GP5+/6+ tests

From: Evaluation of the performance of Human Papillomavirus testing in paired urine and clinician-collected cervical samples among women aged over 30 years in Bhutan

   HPV result (n)
urine/cells
Urine positivity Cells positivity Urine:cells
Prevalence ratio
McNemar
p-value
HPV detection in urine, versus cells as gold standard
+/+ -/- +/- -/+ Sensitivity Specificity
21 HPV types E7-MPG 41 23 15 10 62.9% 57.3% 1.10 0.32 80 (67–90) 61 (43–76)
GP5+/6+RLB 21 47 6 15 30.3% 40.4% 0.75 0.05 58 (41–75) 89 (77–96)
      2.08* 1.42*     
HPV6/11/16/18 E7-MPG 18 63 5 3 25.8% 23.6% 1.09 0.48 86 (64–97) 93 (84–98)
GP5+/6+RLB 11 67 3 8 15.7% 21.3% 0.74 0.14 58 (33–80) 96 (88–99)
      1.64* 1.11*     
  1. HPV human papillomavirus *E7-MPG:GP5+/6+RLB ratio